Founded in 2013, REP Here In Canada is a British Columbia-based not-for-profit organization whose members are dedicated to helping newcomers, immigrants, and those with historical and/or current barriers to equity be equitably represented in multimedia and enjoy full and meaningful social, civic, and economic participation through community programming and events.
to give newcomers, immigrants, and those with historical and/or current barriers to equity the opportunity to see themselves and their experiences reflected in the media
to develop language skills and cultural and digital literacies in newcomer communities
to grow intercultural awareness by sharing the norms, traditions, and stories of all cultures
to introduce newcomers to their adopted communities and improve social, civic, and labour market participation
to support relationship-building and cultural exchange between newcomer and Indigenous communities